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List of Prime Ministers of Romania

List of Prime Ministers of Romania

This is a list of the heads of government of the modern Romanian state, from the establishment of the United Principalities to the present day.The political stance of prime ministers prior to the development of a modern party system is given by:The political stance of prime ministers after the development of a modern party system is given by:Interim officeholders are denoted by italics.From 1859 to 1862, the two Principalities had each its own Government, and a Cabinet, seated in Iași and Buc...
Port of Tianjin

Port of Tianjin

The Port of Tianjin (Tianjin Gang, Chinese: 天津港; pinyin: tiānjīn gǎng), formerly known as the Port of Tanggu, is the largest port in Northern China and the main maritime gateway to Beijing. The name "Tianjin Xingang" (Chinese: 天津新港; pinyin: tiānjīn xīngǎng; literally: "Tianjin New Port"), which strictly speaking refers only to the main seaport area, is sometimes used to refer to the whole port. The port is on the western shore of the Bohai Bay, centred on the estuary of the Haihe River, 170&#...
2013 in the United States

2013 in the United States

Timeline of United States historyHistory of the United States (1991–present)Events in the year 2013 in the United States.
2013 BWF World Championships – Mixed doubles

2013 BWF World Championships – Mixed doubles

The Mixed Doubles tournament of the 2013 BWF World Championships was held from August 5–11. Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei were the defending champions.Tontowi Ahmad and Lilyana Natsir defeated Xu Chen and Ma Jin 21–13, 16–21, 22–20 in the final.Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (French: Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian crown corporation that serves as the national public radio and television broadcaster. The English- and French-language services units of the corporation are commonly known as CBC and Radio-Canada respectively, and both short-form names are also commonly used in the applicable language to refer to the corporation as a whole.Although some local stations in Canada predate CBC's found...

2007 Atlanta Braves season

The Atlanta Braves' 2007 season began with the Braves attempting to recapture the NL East title, which they relinquished for the first time since the 1990 season to the New York Mets in the 2006 season. They opened their season with a sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies.The team had a great April to open the season, finishing the month with a 16–9 record. They also won both series against the rival Mets that month. Three of the four victories in those series were comeback wins. They were 2 gam...
1996 Men's Field Hockey Olympic Qualifier

1996 Men's Field Hockey Olympic Qualifier

The Men's Field Hockey Olympic Qualifier for the 1996 Summer Olympics was held at the complex of Catalan sports club Real Club de Polo in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, from Friday January 19 to Sunday January 28, 1996. Eight nations took part, and they played a round robin. The top five teams joined Australia (Oceania Cup winner), Argentina (Pan American Games winner), Pakistan (World Cup winner), South Korea (Asian Games winner), Germany (European Nations Cup winner) and South Africa (All Afr...
2012 African Men's Handball Championship

2012 African Men's Handball Championship

The 2012 African Men's Handball Championship was a handball tournament, organized by the African Handball Confederation, which acted as the qualification process for the 2013 World Men's Handball Championship. It was the 20th edition of the tournament and was held in Salé, Morocco between 11 and 20 January 2012. The winner qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympics. Tunisia DR Congo Morocco Gabon Congo Senegal Egypt Algeria Angola Cameroon Iv...
Stade Toulousain

Stade Toulousain

Stade Toulousain (French pronunciation: ​[stad tuluzɛ̃]) (Occitan: Estadi Tolosenc), also referred to as Toulouse, is a French rugby union club from Toulouse in Occitania. Toulouse is arguably one of the finest rugby clubs in the world and the most successful in Europe, having won the Heineken Cup a record four times – in 1996, 2003, 2005 and 2010. They were also runners-up in 2004 and 2008 against London Wasps and Munster, respectively. Stade Toulousain have also won a record 19 French ...
Foreign relations of the Axis powers

Foreign relations of the Axis powers

Foreign relations of the Axis powers includes states which were not officially members of the Axis but had relations with one or more Axis members.During the Second World War, Andorra remained neutral but was an important smuggling route between Vichy France and Spain.On February 12, 1934 the new Austrofascist regime provoked the Austrian Civil War by ordering search warrants for the headquarters of the socialist party. At that time the socialist party structures were already weakened and the...
National Premier Soccer League

National Premier Soccer League

The National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) is an American soccer league commonly recognized as being a fourth tier league. It is the successor of the Men's Professional Soccer League, a regional league originally based out of the Western United States, which has now expanded nationwide to encompass teams from 29 states.Although the league is officially affiliated to the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA), and qualifies for the U.S. Open Cup through USASA channels, the league is gen...
Mauer (Baden)

Mauer (Baden)

Mauer is a village in south western Germany. It is located between Heidelberg and Sinsheim in the Rhein-Neckar district in the state of Baden-Württemberg.Mauer is the location where the first remains of Homo heidelbergensis were found. The remains, a jaw, were discovered in 1907 in the local quarry by Daniel Hartmann, a worker there.On 1 June 2012, John Ehret (no party) took office as mayor. He is the first black mayor in Baden-Württemberg and thought to be the first black mayor in Germany in...
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (IATA: YTZ, ICAO: CYTZ), commonly known as the Toronto Island Airport, is a small international airport located on the Toronto Islands in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is named after Air Marshal Billy Bishop, a Canadian World War I flying ace. The airport used to be known as Toronto City Centre Airport and before that as Port George VI Island Airport. The airport is used by civil aviation, air ambulances, and regional airlines using turboprop planes. In 2...
Wealden Line

Wealden Line

Taking its name from its route through the chalk hills of the North and South Downs of the Weald, England, the Wealden Line is a partly abandoned double track railway line in East Sussex and Kent that connected Lewes with Tunbridge Wells, a distance of 25.25 miles (40.64 km).The line is essentially composed of three sections: in the south, from Lewes to Uckfield closed on 4 May 1969; in the north, from Eridge to Tunbridge Wells West closed on 6 July 1985; in between, from Uckfield to Eri...

2000–01 Northern Premier League

The 2000–01 Northern Premier League season was the 33rd in the history of the Northern Premier League, a football competition in England. Teams were divided into two divisions; the Premier and the First.The Premier Division featured three new teams:Updated to games played on 5 May 2001.Source: [1].Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored Spennymoor United were docked 1 point(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-...
IPSC Norwegian Handgun Championship

IPSC Norwegian Handgun Championship

The IPSC Norwegian Handgun Championship is an IPSC level III championship held once a year by Dynamic Sports Shooting Norway.The following is a list of previous and current champions.
Seventh-day Adventist Church

Seventh-day Adventist Church

DivisionsThe Seventh-day Adventist Church is a Protestant Christian denomination distinguished by its observance of Saturday, the seventh day of the week in Christian and Jewish calendars, as Sabbath, and by its emphasis on the imminent Second Coming (advent) of Jesus Christ. The denomination grew out of the Millerite movement in the United States during the mid-19th century and was formally established in 1863. Among its founders was Ellen G. White, whose extensive writings are still held in...
Greed (film)

Greed (film)

Greed is a 1924 American silent film, written and directed by Erich von Stroheim and based on the 1899 Frank Norris novel McTeague. It stars Gibson Gowland as Dr. John McTeague, ZaSu Pitts as his wife Trina Sieppe and Jean Hersholt as McTeague's friend and eventual enemy Marcus Schouler. The film tells the story of McTeague, a San Francisco dentist, who marries his best friend Schouler's girlfriend Trina. Shortly after their engagement, Trina wins a lottery prize of $5,000. Schouler jealously...
Roman von Ungern-Sternberg

Roman von Ungern-Sternberg

Baron Roman Nikolai Maximilian von Ungern-Sternberg (Russian: Барон Ро́берт-Ни́колай-Максими́лиан Рома́н Фёдорович фон У́нгерн-Ште́рнберг) (December 29, 1885 NS – September 15, 1921) was an anti-Bolshevik lieutenant general in the Russian Civil War and then an independent warlord whose Asiatic Cavalry Division wrested control of Mongolia from the occupation of Mongolia by the Republic of China in 1921. He was often referred to as Baron Ungern, or simply Ungern.During the Russian Civil War, Un...
Tornado

Tornado

A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that rotates while in contact with both the surface of the Earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud. They are often referred to as twisters or cyclones, although the word cyclone is used in meteorology to name any closed low pressure circulation. Tornadoes come in many shapes and sizes, but they are typically in the form of a visible condensation funnel, whose narrow end touches the earth and is often encircl...
Phineas Gage

Phineas Gage

Phineas P. Gage (1823 – May 21, 1860) was an American railroad construction foreman remembered for his improbable survival of an accident in which a large iron rod was driven completely through his head, destroying much of his brain's left frontal lobe, and for that injury's reported effects on his personality and behavior over the remaining twelve years of his life—​​effects sufficiently profound (for a time at least) that friends saw him as "no longer Gage." Long known as the "American...
2008 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

2008 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

The 2008 IAAF World Cross Country Championships took place on March 30, 2008. The races were held at the Holyrood Park in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Four races took place, one for men, women, junior men and junior women respectively. All races encompassed both individual and team competition. This was the year in which Kenenisa Bekele became the first athlete in World Cross history to win six individual long course titles, breaking his tie with John Ngugi and Paul Tergat who had each won five...
FK Tikveš

FK Tikveš

FK Tikveš 2014 (Macedonian: Фудбалски Клуб Тиквеш 2014), commonly referred to as Tikveš, is a professional football club from Kavadarci, Republic of Macedonia, that currently competes in the Macedonian Second League.Tikveš had won the Macedonian Republic League twice (1971–72; 1977–78), and they have competed in the Yugoslav Second League for five season (1955–56; 1968–69; 1969–70; 1972–73; 1978–79). Tikveš was a founding member of the Macedonian First League. The club's traditional colours a...

List of Cabinets of the Philippines

The following is a list of Cabinets of the Philippines by the President of the Philippines under which they operated.The cabinet only met in a few times in 1899.
1999 World Figure Skating Championships

1999 World Figure Skating Championships

The 1999 World Figure Skating Championships were held in Helsinki, Finland from March 20 through 28, 1999. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.The competition was open to skaters representing an ISU member nation.Due to the large number of participants, the men's and ladies' qualifying groups were split into groups A and B. In the ladies' qualifying group B, Klara Bramfeldt (SWE) and Marion Krijgsman (NED) tied for 17th place...

List of Prehistoric foraminifera

This is a list of fossil genera of foraminiferans.o
Gudur–Chennai section

Gudur–Chennai section

The Gudur–Chennai section is a railway line connecting Gudur in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh and Chennai of Tamil Nadu. The main line is part of the Howrah-Chennai main line and New Delhi-Chennai main line.Source:Google maps, Indiarailinfo/Vijayawada-Chennai Jan Shatabdi,Gudur Tirupati Passenger, Arakkonam-Cuddapah Passenger,Tirupati Katpadi PassengerGudur is under the administrative jurisdiction of South Central Railway, and the rest of the line upto Chennai is under the administrative...
Chirp compression

Chirp compression

The chirp pulse compression process transforms a long duration frequency-coded pulse into a narrow pulse of greatly increased amplitude. It is a technique used in radar and sonar systems because it is a method whereby a narrow pulse with high peak power can be derived from a long duration pulse with low peak power. Furthermore, the process offers good range resolution because the half-power beam width of the compressed pulse is consistent with the system bandwidth.The basics of the method for...
2011 Monza GP2 Series round

2011 Monza GP2 Series round

The 2011 Italian GP2 Series round was a GP2 Series motor race held on September 10 and 11, 2011 at Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Italy. It was the ninth round of the 2011 GP2 season and the eighth round of the 2011 GP3 season. The race supported the 2011 Italian Grand Prix. This was the last championship round of the season for both series, but GP2 will race a non-championship round in Abu Dhabi.In GP2 Series, after Romain Grosjean clinched Drivers' Championship in the previous round, the contes...
List of teams and cyclists in the 1982 Tour de France

List of teams and cyclists in the 1982 Tour de France

In response to the finish in 1981, for the 1982 Tour de France, French minister of sports Edwige Avice objected to the amount of advertising in the race, and suggested the Tour to return to the national team format. The Tour organisation needed the money brought in by the sponsors, and no changes were made to the team structure.The Tour organisation decided to start with 17 teams, each with 10 cyclists, for a total of 170, a new record. Tour director Félix Lévitan suggested to reduce the numb...
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